okp, 10 May 2010if i was to buy a BMW ,i want one made in Germany, not china..if i was to buy apple i phone i ... morethats why smartphone brand hv to make premiun set Made in USA with the highest Quality just for ppl like u who appriciate quality build.
Anonymous, 10 May 2010if iphone and nokia is made in korea im sure its price will be higher then now. If iphone made... moreif i was to buy a BMW ,i want one made in Germany, not china..if i was to buy apple i phone i want USA build not chinese....im not knocking chinese products as a whole...im just peed off paying good hard earned money to big companys getting goods made on the cheap ..
Anonymous, 10 May 2010iphone is also made in china... your such a fanboy... lol... apple takes baby steps on iphone.... moresorry to dissapoint you , but i am not a fanboy like yourself....if the n8 turns out to be a winner, i will change my mind on that particular fone . But as it stands at the moment, the n8 is just an image on a screen..plus a couple of utube videos..its not real yet..only in nokia fans mind.,.my i8910 hd is real..im useing it to write this, and it is a great fone so far...as for your i phone comment,,i got the omnia over the apple cause omnia not made in cheapo china..
to the uninitiated:
more powerful processor = more battery drain
less complex OS = less processor power requirement
nokia n8 is the best balance between battery, OS, and processor.
hurray Nokia! you earned my bucks again (after the N97 shenanigan). now i'll wait for this instead of waiting for the android 2.1-powered SE x10!
if iphone and nokia is made in korea im sure its price will be higher then now. If iphone made in usa and nokia made in finland its even higher. cheap labour = low quality. they should make made in USA and made in china. so ppl can choose to buy a standard made in china or premium made in usa.
[deleted post]iphone is also made in china... your such a fanboy... lol... apple takes baby steps on iphone... the features and the specs they have are not great...
[deleted post]Very true. Nokia build quality is getting really bad (except for the very cheap phones, because this is where Nokia makes money).
Always high excitement then disappointment as usual. But I have never been disappointed since switching to Samsung.
Nokia should drop Symbian and use Android. But as for not reacting to touchphones demand by customers, they think they know better than everyone else. RIP Nokia
Scorpions, 09 May 2010Whether or not, this Phone is good, only time will tell. One thing is very clear, lots of p... moreyou'll become NOKIA fun the moment you start using it. Nokia phones never failed me.
[deleted post]I agree with you! Nokia is going down with Symbian OS...so slow!
[deleted post]Yes it will be available in the Phillippines Soon,as Nokia Insider
Could this phone to hacked????
Like as symbian 3rd edition must be hack before to install many programs.
Nokia N8 is definatly going to be on the top. With these spec and look, it will be one of the best selling cell phone. I wish touch is equal to IPhone touch and no software problems.
Still my its going to be my next cell phone.
GOOD LUCK to Them.
This thing has anything you need, for a decent price. Hope the battery lasts at least 3 days.
sammy, 09 May 2010what a slow processor! all new phones is using 1GHz. Samsung Galaxy S is much faster and better.deosn't need a faster processor ...it runs Symbian = low processor power consumption...THAT IS THE ADVANTAGE OF SYMBIAN
(Thish has allready been discussed 100000 times. please read older posts to GET THE POINT)
People do not get that more powerful processor the more power phone needs the lesser batter life is going to be. Then more powerful processor will make phone more expensive for little or no noticeable performance gain.
Anyone dealing with computers knows that memory often provides more practical gain than processor upgrade.
Manufacturer had to balance all these considerations. Hopefully they are right. Hopefully S3 is not as power hungry as other OS and everything will work well. Time will show. Meanwhile waiting for the thing to be released, but ideally I would prefer N8 specs with N97 Qwerty keyboard. N9?
Infidel Kastro, 09 May 2010Why can't Nokia launch it with the Android 2.1?what a slow processor! all new phones is using 1GHz. Samsung Galaxy S is much faster and better.
Whether or not, this Phone is good, only time will tell.
One thing is very clear, lots of people are visiting N8 page else popularity wouldn’t be 96%.
While, I am not a fan of Nokia, but this is going to be my next phone without any doubt.
If it is crap, it doesn’t even matter, because there is no phone with such high end spec currently. And till other manufacturers, don’t release them, this is going to be on top of the phones as long as specs are concerned.
Few will argue, they might think I am talking stupid, but here are the facts,
+ Definitely, Cortex A8 600 MHz, better than A11 of Nokia N8
- 12 MP camera clicks photos at 72dpi vs 300dpi of N8( Based on sample images)
- WVGA Video recording of Satio vs 720p Video recording
+ All running on 1 GHz processor though Wave has different make
- Camera of 8/5/5 MP, definitely lesser than N8
While, if you are talking about only processor, N8 is behind.
If you are talking about OS, Symbian 3 has not been released so can’t comment.
I don’t want to comment on iphone, as I think it’s a basic phone, who would like to have a phone with 3.2 MP camera, no FM radio, no file transfer with Bluetooth, itunes dependency and so on and on.
16GB on board with 32 GB additional through microSD card, no phone will even stand closer to N8.
And expected price is 370 Euros, and if it is, why would we go for 450Pounds Xperia or 399 pounds HTC desire of Iphone for that matter.
oh my god i can't believe that Nokia is using a processor except ARM 11 434 ...